February 14 famously marks the celebration honouring the patron saint of love, St. Valentine. Yet it is lesser known that St Valentine is, importantly, also the patron saint of epilepsy. Recognising this, and to share the love this Valentine’s Day, an online art auction featuring almost 40 artists, prominent and up and coming, across Australia will go live to raise much needed funds for people living with epilepsy – and provide art lovers a rare opportunity to snare some very special artworks.
WHAT: Art for Epilepsy online auction
WHY: To raise vital funds for people living with epilepsy
WHEN: From 9am February 14 – March 26 (Purple Day)
WHERE: Online at www.artforepilepsy.com.au
WHO: Prominent Artists across Australia including: Mia Oatley, Michael Weitnauer, Erin Whitty, James Ainslie, Katie Mckinnon, Gabby Malpas, Marie Schlederer, Helen Treuel, Jacqui Macumber, Tony Walker and Claire Wee plus many more.
Contact: Epilepsy Action Australia - 1300 EPILEPSY (37 45 37) or firstname.lastname@example.org